Isometric wedge shielding for pelvic boost external beam therapy after Curietron treatments.

  • Greg Smart
  • Published 1994 in
    Australasian physical & engineering sciences in…

Abstract

In the treatment of carcinoma of the cervix uteri radiotherapy patients in Perth undergo a three course treatment. The treatment involves a course of external beam radiotherapy followed by a caesium--137 implant using the Curietron 2 afterloading device and finally an external beam boost dose with a block shielding the cervix. The aim of this project was to… (More)

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@article{Smart1994IsometricWS, title={Isometric wedge shielding for pelvic boost external beam therapy after Curietron treatments.}, author={Greg Smart}, journal={Australasian physical & engineering sciences in medicine}, year={1994}, volume={17 4}, pages={221-5} }